Archive for July, 2012

Humble High Priests

July 24, 2012 Leave a comment

High priests are humble, we read in verses 1-4, because they’ve faced the same temptations as the rest of us.

Categories: Hebrews, priest

Summary of Hebrews 5

July 23, 2012 Leave a comment

Melchizedek and Solid Food

Categories: Hebrews, Melchizedek, summary

Biggest Fan

In verses 14-16, we’re told that Jesus is our biggest fan, our greatest advocate.

Categories: Hebrews, jesus

Worse Than Santa Claus?

In verses 12-13, we read that God’s word is a powerful tool to identify root causes and motivations behind all kinds of behaviors.

Although my initial reaction is to assume that this applies only to negative actions, that limit doesn’t exist in the text.

Categories: Hebrews


In verses 6-11, we’re encouraged to enter God’s rest today.

Categories: Hebrews


In verses 1-5, we are encouraged to enter God’s rest. We are also reminded that many people have chosen to reject this rest.

Categories: Hebrews

Outline of Hebrews 4

  1. Nothing is hidden from God
  2. Jesus is our advocate

Neither point would be sufficient by itself. Together, this paints a beautiful picture of God’s love.

Categories: Hebrews, outline
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